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ombrellino

[ om-bruh-lee-noh ]
/ ˌɒm brəˈli noʊ /
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noun, plural om·brel·li·nos.Western Church.
the white silk canopy held over the Eucharist while transferring it from one place to another, especially from the main altar to a side altar.
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Origin of ombrellino

1840–50; <Italian: literally, parasol, sunshade

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How to use ombrellino in a sentence

  • Le pommeau, says the chronicler, est orn de ce que les Romains nomment Ombrellino (petit dais en parasol).

    History of the Fan|George Woolliscroft Rhead
  • The Blessed Sacrament was now to be carried round the lines of the sick, beneath an ombrellino.

    Lourdes|Robert Hugh Benson
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